Publications 2008-2019

  1. Yang, M.; Moroz, P.; Jin, Z.; Budkina, D. S.; Sundrani, N.; Porotnikov, D.; Cassidy, J.; Sugiyama, Y.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Mattoussi, H.; Zamkov, M. "Delayed Photoluminescence in Metal-Conjugated Fluorophores" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, Just Accepted
  2. Kholmicheva, N.; Budkina, D. S.; Cassidy, J.; Porotnikov, D.; Harankahage, D.; Boddy, A.; Galindo, M.; Khon, D.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Zamkov, M. "Sustained Biexciton Populations in Nanoshell Quantum Dots" ACS Photonics, 2019, 6, 1041-1050
  3. Moroz, P.; Royo Romero, L.; Zamkov, M. "Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals in Energy Transfer Reactions" Chem. Comm. , 2019, 55, 3033-3048
  4. Kholmicheva, N.; Royo Romero, L.; Cassidy, J.; Zamkov, M. "Prospects and Applications of Plasmon-Exciton Interactions in the Near-Field Regime" Nanophotonics, 2019, 8, 613-628
  5. Kholmicheva, N.; Yang, M.; Moroz, P.; Eckard, H.; Vore, A.; Cassidy, J.; Pushina, M.; Boddy, A.; Porotnikov, D.; Anzenbacher, P.; Zamkov, M. "Ion-Mediated Ligand Exchange and Size-Focusing Of Semiconductor Nanocrystals in Ligand-Saturated Solutions" J. Phys. Chem. C , 2018, 122, 23623-23630
  6. Moroz, P.; Jin, Z.; Sugiyama, Y.; Lara, D.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Yang, M.; Kholmicheva, N.; Khon, D.; Mattoussi, H.; Zamkov, M. "The Competition of Charge and Energy Transfer Processes in Donor-Acceptor Fluorescence Pairs: Calibrating the Spectroscopic Ruler." ACS Nano, 2018, 12, 5657-5665
  7. Mongin, C.; Moroz, P.; Zamkov, M.; Castellano, F. N. "Thermally Activated Delayed Photoluminescence from Pyrenyl-Functionalized CdSe Quantum Dots" Nat. Chem., 2018, 10, 225-230
  8. Razgoniaeva, N.; Rogers, S.; Moroz, P.; Cassidy, J.; Zamkov, M. "Improving the Spectral Resolution in Fluorescence Microscopy through Shaped-Excitation Imaging" Methods Appl. Fluoresc., 2018, 6, 045006
  9. Moroz, P.; Boddy, A.; Zamkov, M. "Challenges and Prospects of Photocatalytic Applications Based On Semiconductor Nanocrystals" Front. Chem., 2018, 6, 353
  10. Razgoniaeva, N.; Yang, M.; Garrett, P.; Kholmicheva, N.; Moroz, P.; Eckard, H.; Royo Romero, L.; Porotnikov, D.; Khon, D.; Zamkov, M. "Just Add Ligands: Self-Sustained Size Focusing of Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals." Chem. Mater., 2018, 30, 1391-1398
  11. Zamkov, M. "Solar Hydrogen Generation: Exceeding 100% Efficiency" Nat. Energy, 2017, 2, 17072.
  12. Moroz, P.; Klein, W. P.; Akers, K.; Vore, A.; Kholmicheva, N.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Khon, D.; Diaz, S. A.; Medintz, I. L.; Zamkov, M. "Lifting the Spectral Crosstalk in Multi-Fluorophore Assemblies" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 26226-26232
  13. Razgoniaeva, N.; Yang, M.; Colegrove, C.; Kholmicheva, N.; Moroz, P.; Eckard, H.; Vore, A.; Zamkov, M. "Double-Well Colloidal Nanocrystals Featuring Two-Color Photoluminescence" Chem. Mater., 2017, 29, 7852-7858
  14. Moroz, P.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Vore, A.; Eckard, H.; Kholmicheva, N.; McDarby, A.; Razgoniaev, A. O.; Ostrowski, A. D.; Khon, D.; Zamkov, M. "Plasmon Induced Energy Transfer: When the Game is worth the Candle" ACS Photonics, 2017, 4, 2290-2297
  15. Razgoniaeva, N.; Moroz, P.; Yang, M.; Budkina, D. S.; Eckard, H.; Augspurger, M.; Khon, D.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Zamkov, M. "One-dimensional carrier confinement in “giant” CdS/CdSe excitonic nanoshells." J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 7815-7822.
  16. Moroz, P.; Razgoniaeva, N.; He, Y.; Jensen, G.; Eckard, H.; Lu, H. P.; Zamkov, M. "Tracking the Energy Flow on Nanoscale via Sample-Transmitted Excitation Photoluminescence Spectroscopy" ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 4191-4197
  17. Kholmicheva, N.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Yadav, P.; Lahey, A.; Erickson, C.; Moroz, P.; Gamelin, D.; Zamkov, M. "Enhanced Emission of Nanocrystal Solids Featuring Slowly Diffusive Excitons" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 1477-1487.
  18. Kholmicheva, N.; Moroz, P.; Eckard, H.; Jensen, G.; Zamkov, M. "Energy Transfer in Quantum Dot Solids" ACS Energy Lett., 2017, 2, 154-160. (Cover picture)
  19. Mongin, C.; Garakyaraghi, S.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Zamkov, M.; Castellano F. N. "Direct Observation of Triplet Energy Transfer from Semiconductor Nanocrystals." Science, 2016, 351, 369-372.
  20. Razgoniaeva, N.; Carrillo, L.; Burchfield, D.; Moroz, P.; Adhikari, P.; Yadav, P.; Khon, D.; Zamkov, M. "Colloidal Synthesis of Monodisperse Semiconductor Nanocrystals through the Saturated Ionic Layer Adsorption" Chem. Mater. , 2016, 28, 2823-2833.
  21. Moroz, P.; Kholmicheva, N.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Burchfield, D.; Sharma, N.; Acharya, A.; Zamkov, M. "Optical techniques for probing the excited state dynamics of quantum dot solids" Chem. Phys., 2016, 471, 59-68.
  22. Kandel, S. R.; Chiluwal, S.; Jiang, Z.; Tang, Y.; Roland, P. J.; Subedi, K.; Dimick, D. M.; Moroz, P.; Zamkov, M.; Ellingson, R.; Hu, J.; Voevodin, A. A.; Sun, L. "One-dimensional growth of colloidal PbSe nanorods in chloroalkanes." Phys. Status Solidi RRL, 2016, 10, 833-837.
  23. Mereshchenko, A. S.; Olshin, P. K; Myasnikova, O. S.; Panov, M. S.; Kochemirovsky, V. A.; Skripkin, M. Yu.; Moroz, P. N.; Zamkov, M.; Tarnovsky, A. N. "Ultrafast Photochemistry of the Copper(II) Monochlorocomplexes in Methanol and Acetonitrile by Broadband Deep-UV-to-NIR Femtosecond Transient Absorption Spectroscopy" J. Phys. Chem. A, 2016, 120, 1833 .
  24. Razgoniaeva, N.; Moroz, P.; Lambright, S.; Zamkov, M. "Photocatalytic Applications of Colloidal Heterostructured Nanocrystals: What’s Next?" J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2015, 6, 4352.
  25. Kholmicheva, N.; Moroz, P.; Bastola, E.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Bocanegra, J.; Shaughnessy, M.; Porach, Z.; Khon, D.; Zamkov, M. "Mapping the Exciton Diffusion in Semiconductor Nanocrystal Solids" ACS Nano, 2015, 9, 2926.
  26. Razgoniaeva, N.; Acharya, A.; Sharma, N.; Adhikari, P.; Shaughnessy, M.; Moroz, P.; Khon, D.; Zamkov, M. "Measuring the Time-Dependent Monomer Concentration during the Hot-Injection Synthesis of Colloidal Nanocrystals" Chem. Mater., 2015, 27, 6102.
  27. Razgoniaeva, N.; Lambright, S.; Sharma, N.; Acharya, A.; Khon, E.; Moroz, P.; Razgoniaev, A.; Ostrowski, A. D.; Zamkov, M. "Exciton Generation in Semiconductor Nanocrystals via the Near-Field Plasmon Energy Transfer" J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119, 15562.
  28. El-Khoury, P.Z.; Johnson, G. E.; Novikova, I. V.; Gong, Y.; Joly, A.; Evans, J. E.; Zamkov, M.; Laskin, J.; Hess, W. "Enhanced Raman Scattering from Aromatic Dithiols Electrosprayed into Plasmonic Nanojunctions" Faraday Discuss., 2015, 184, 339.
  29. Kholmicheva, N.; Moroz, P.; Rijal, U.; Bastola, E.; Uprety, P.; Liyanage, G.; Razgoniaev, A.; Ostrowski, A.D.; Zamkov, M. "Plasmonic Nanocrystal Solar Cells Utilizing Strongly Confined Radiation" ACS Nano 2014, 8, 12549.
  30. El-Khoury, P.Z.; Khon, E.; Gong, Y.; Joly, A.G.; Abellan, P.; Evans, J.E.; Browning, N.D.; Hu, D.; Zamkov, M.; Hess, W.P. "Electric field enhancement in a self-assembled 2D array of silver nanospheres" J. Chem. Phys. 2014, 141, 214308.
  31. Moroz, P.; Liyanage, G.; Kholmicheva, N.; Yakunin, S.; Uprety, P.; Bastola, E.; Rijal, U.; Mellott, B.; Subedi, K.; Sun, L.; Kovalenko, M.V.; Zamkov, M. "Infrared Emitting PbS Nanocrystal Solids through Matrix Encapsulation." Chem. Mater. 2014, 26, 4256-4264.
  32. Lambright, S.; Butaeva, E.V.; Razgoniaeva, N.; Hopkins, T.; Smith, B.; Perera, D.N.; Corbin, J.; Khon, E.; Thomas,R.; Moroz, P.; Mereshchenko, A.S.; Tarnovsky, A.N.; Zamkov, M. "Enhanced Lifetime of Excitons in Non-Epitaxial Au/CdS Core/Shell Nanocrystals." ACS Nano 2014, 8, 352-361.
  33. Moroz, P.; Kholmicheva, N.; Mellott, B.; Liyanage, G.; Rijal, U.; Bastola, E.; Huband, K.; Khon, E.; McBride, K.; Zamkov, M. "Suppressed Carrier Scattering in CdS-Encapsulated PbS Nanocrystal Films." ACS Nano 2013, 7, 6964-6977.
  34. Khon, E.; Lambright, K.; Khnayzer, R.S.; Moroz, P.; Perera, D.N.; Butaeva, E.; Lambright, S.; Castellano, F.N.; Zamkov, M. "Improving the Catalytic Activity of Semiconductor Nanocrystals through Selective Domain Etching." Nano Lett. 2013, 13, 2016-2023.
  35. O’Connor, T.; Zamkov, M. "Optical Properties of Nanocomposites." UV-VIS and Photoluminescence Spectroscopy for Nanomaterials Characterization. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013, 485-529.
  36. O'Connor, T.; Panov, M.; Mereshchenko, A.; Tarnovsky, A.N.; Lorek, R.; Perera, D.; Diederich, G.; Lambright, S.; Moroz, P.; Zamkov, M. "The Effect of the Charge-Separating Interface on Exciton Dynamics in Photocatalytic Colloidal Heteronanocrystals." ACS Nano. 2012, 6, 8156–8165.
  37. Perera, D.; Lorek, R.; Khnayzer, R. S.; Moroz, P.; O’Connor, T.; Khon, D.; Diederich, G.; Kinder, E.; Lambright, S.; Castellano, F. N.; Zamkov, M., "Photocatalytic Activity of Core/Shell Semiconductor Nanocrystals Featuring Spatial Separation of Charges." J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 22786–22793.
  38. Khon, E.; Lambright, S.; Khon, D.; Smith, B.; O’Connor, T.; Moroz, P.; Imboden, M.; Diederich, G.; Perez-Bolivar, C.; Anzenbacher, P.; Zamkov, M., "Inorganic solids of CdSe nanocrystals exhibiting high emission quantum yield." Adv. Funct. Mater. 2012, 22, 3714-3722.
  39. Diederich, G.; O’Connor, T.; Moroz, P.; Kinder, E.; Khon, E.; Perera, D.; Lorek, R.; Lambright, S.; Imboden, M.; Zamkov, M., "Harvesting Solar Energy by Means of Charge-Separating Nanocrystals and Their Solids." J. Vis. Exp. 2012, 66, e4296. Featured in Science Newsline magazine (
  40. Khnayzer, R. S.; Thompson, L. B.; Zamkov, M.; Ardo, S.; Meyer, G. J.; Murphy, C. J.; Castellano, F. N., "Photocatalytic hydrogen production at titania-supported Pt nanoclusters that are derived from surface-anchored molecular precursors." J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 1429-1438.
  41. Kinder, E.; Moroz, P.; Diederich, G.; Johnson, A.; Kirsanova, M.; Nemchinov, A.; O'Connor, T.; Roth, D.; Zamkov, M., "Fabrication of all-inorganic nanocrystal solids through matrix encapsulation of nanocrystal arrays." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 20488–20499.
  42. Acharya, K.; Khnayzer, R. S.; O'Connor, T.; Diederich, G.; Kirsanova, M.; Klinkova, A.; Roth, D.; Kinder, E.; Imboden, M.; Zamkov, M., "The role of hole localization in sacrificial hydrogen production by semiconductor–metal heterostructured nanocrystals." Nano Lett. 2011, 11, 2919–2926.
  43. Acharya, K. P.; Khon, E.; O'Connor, T.; Nemitz, I.; Klinkova, A.; Khnayzer, R. S.; Anzenbacher, P.; Zamkov, M., "Heteroepitaxial growth of colloidal nanocrystals onto substrate films via hot-injection routes." ACS Nano 2011, 5, 4953–4964.
  44. Khon, E.; Mereshchenko, A.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Acharya, K.; Klinkova, A.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Nemitz, I.; Zamkov, M., "Suppression of the plasmon resonance in Au/CdS colloidal nanocomposites." Nano Lett. 2011, 11, 1792–1799.
  45. Myahkostupov, M.; Zamkov, M.; Castellano, F. N., "Dye-sensitized photovoltaic properties of hydrothermally prepared TiO2 nanotubes." Energy Environ. Sci. 2011, 4, 998-1010.
  46. Acharya, K. P.; Khatri, H.; Marsillac, S.; Ullrich, B.; Anzenbacher, P.; Zamkov, M., "Pulsed laser deposition of graphite counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cells." Appl. Phys. Lett. 2010, 97, 201108.
  47. Khon, E.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Nemitz, I.; Acharya, K. P.; Zamkov, M., "Tuning the morphology of Au/CdS nanocomposites through temperature-controlled reduction of gold-oleate complexes." Chem. Mater. 2010, 22, 5929–5936.
  48. Acharya, K. P.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Alabi, T. R.; Nemitz, I.; Khon, E.; Ullrich, B.; Anzenbacher, P.; Zamkov, M., "Synthesis of PbS/TiO2 colloidal heterostructures for photovoltaic applications." J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 12496–12504.
  49. Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; El-Khoury, P. Z.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Kirsanova, M.; Nemitz, I.; Nemchinov, A.; Zamkov, M., "Ultrafast carrier dynamics in type II ZnSe/CdS/ZnSe nanobarbells." ACS Nano 2010, 4, 1837–1844.
  50. Acharya, K. P.; Alabi, T. R.; Schmall, N.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Kirsanova, M.; Nemchinov, A.; Khon, E.; Zamkov, M., "Linker-free modification of TiO2 nanorods with PbSe nanocrystals." J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 19531–19535.
  51. Kirsanova, M.; Nemchinov, A.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Schmall, N.; Zamkov, M., "Synthesis of ZnSe/CdS/ZnSe nanobarbells showing photoinduced charge separation." Chem. Mater. 2009, 21, 4305–4309.
  52. Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; El-Khoury, P. Z.; Schmall, N.; Kirsanova, M.; Nemchinov, A.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Bezryadin, A.; Zamkov, M., "The effect of dielectric friction on the rate of charge separation in type II ZnSe/CdS semiconductor nanorods." Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 94, 133113-133115.
  53. Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Kirsanova, M.; Nemchinov, A.; Schmall, N.; El-Khoury, P. Z.; Tarnovsky, A. N.; Zamkov, M., "Radiative recombination of spatially extended excitons in (ZnSe/CdS)/CdS heterostructured nanorods." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 1328–1334.
  54. Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Gurusinghe, N. P.; Zamkov, M., "Blue-shifted emission in CdTe/ZnSe heterostructured nanocrystals." J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 4362-4368.
  55. Gurusinghe, N. P.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Zamkov, M., "Composition- tunable properties of CdSxTe1-x alloy nanocrystals." J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 112, 12795-12800.
  56. Nemchinov, A.; Kirsanova, M.; Hewa-Kasakarage, N. N.; Zamkov, M., "Synthesis and characterization of type II ZnSe/CdS core/shell nanocrystals." J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 112, 9301-9307.